Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu, Ankara-Sivas High Speed Train (YHT) line examined the Yerköy construction site.
Karaismailoğlu, who examined the line by helicopter, later received information from the authorities at the Yerköy construction site.
Here, in his statement to reporters Karaismailoğlu, Turkey Railways and receive information on-line from the contractor company officials, he said in the review.
Karaismailoğlu stated that the works are continuing in line with the goal of completing Ankara-Sivas YHT this year, “When the line is over, it will be covered with a speed train of 400 kilometers between Ankara and Sivas at a speed of 250 kilometers. There are 8 stations on it. Hopefully, when we put into service this year, our citizens will benefit from the comfort of this high-speed train between Ankara and Sivas. said.
Emphasizing that they aim to complete the high-speed train line between Karaman and Konya this year, Karaismailoğlu said, “On the other hand, we continue the tender work between Mersin-Adana-Gaziantep, and there is a very intense work between Ankara and İzmir. Again, we continue to work on connecting Bursa to Ankara-Istanbul YHT line. Currently, work continues in Doğançay tunnels at Bilecik location between Ankara and Istanbul. We are working hard to shorten the transportation time on the Ankara-Istanbul line. ” he spoke.
Karaismailoğlu underlined that road, sea, air and rail works are continuing intensively throughout the country and continued his words as follows:
“All our aim is to ensure that our citizens live more comfortably at higher standards, we hope that we will follow them one by one and present them to our citizens on beautiful days. Our country is in a huge leap forward in terms of railways. Our target is to enter 2023 by 3 kilometers of YHT rail line. In the next 500 years, we are working hard to reach 5 kilometers. Again, as well as working on high speed train lines, there is an intense work on our freight lines. Here, too, we have a goal to increase the load capacity we carry on the railway line. We overhaul the existing lines and increase their load capacities and carrying capacities. ”
“We will meet 70 percent of our citizens with the comfort of high-speed trains in 2023”
After his statement, Karaismailoğlu got on the line maintenance vehicle and examined the rails and used the vehicle for a while.
Minister Karaismailoğlu said, “We have seen the light at the end of the tunnel, we are moving towards our target with a high speed train towards the light. This year, we will bring our Sivas brothers and fellow citizens together with high-speed train comfort. A citizen who takes a high-speed train from Sivas will be able to go to Ankara without interruption and even by high-speed train to Edirne in 2023. We are working hard to bring 70 percent of our citizens together with the comfort of high-speed train in 2023. ” used expressions.